notstephtinsley

Yes I went to Tisch which means that all of my opinions are correct ✅

Favorite films

  • Funny Girl
  • Black Orpheus
  • Crooklyn
  • Cléo from 5 to 7

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  • A Separation

    ★★★★

  • Licorice Pizza

    ★★★

  • Ailey

    ★★★½

  • The Little Hours

    ★★★

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  • A Separation

    A Separation

    ★★★★

    A consistent theme that i’ve noticed throughout the Iranian films I’ve seen thus far is this challenging of the hero vs villain dynamic that we see play out in most Hollywood films. I appreciate that there is a more compassionate and equally critical examination of human behavior that mirrors real life. The average person believes they are doing the right thing, or at least if they do something wrong, it is for a righteous reason. Everyone is guilty in some…

  • Licorice Pizza

    Licorice Pizza

    ★★★

    blah blah blah bell bottom jeans blah blah statutory rape blah blah nostalgic cinema! okay we get it PTA, you grew up in California in the 70s. thank you for reminding us for the third film now.

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  • The Batman

    The Batman

    i love how Hollywood will bankroll a million adaptations of Batman but won’t greenlight a single film about any person of color just living their normal lives in the present day as if there isn’t enough drama being a regular shmegular human being in this twilight zone of a country to write an original screenplay about it.

  • Spencer

    Spencer

    ★★★★

    There are two white British women whom Black Americans will defend till the end of time: Adele and Princess Diana.

    Not at all what I expected but I was pleasantly surprised. The score was excellent, as was the score for Jackie, which was unfairly snubbed at the Oscars for stupid political reasons. 

    K-Stew’s performance was fun but not exactly right for Diana. Either way, she deserves an Oscar nom just for the moment where she had an incredibly convincing “straight…